“Precarious work isn’t only about millennials. Women, newcomers and racialized workers are disproportionately in low wage, insecure jobs."

Temp Agency Workers

Recognizing that the rise of temporary work is undermining good jobs, a Jagmeet Singh-led government would ensure that all workers employed through a temporary job agency under federal jurisdiction receive the same wages, benefits, and working conditions as permanent full-time workers doing comparable work. Further, end the practice of long-term temporary assignments and require that workers be made permanent employees after working a cumulative total of six months.